COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates

Are you or someone you know looking to get a COVID-19 vaccine?
The Alta Clinic has a limited number of Moderna doses and is looking for individuals to sign up. This week we will be vaccinating people:

Friday May 7 from 9-5 pm
Saturday May 8 from 9-5pm (or later by request)

Sign up here to get vaccinated at the Alta Clinic.

The most common symptoms of COVID-19 are:

-Shortness of breath
-Decreased sense of smell
-Muscle aches and pains
-Sore throat

If you are experiencing these symptoms or if you suspect you’ve been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, avoid contact with other people and immediately contact a health care provider or the Utah COVID-19 Info Line at 1-800-456-7707 to learn whether and how to get a COVID-19 test.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

State governments determine how to allocate COVID-19 vaccine based on recommendations from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As of February 22 2021, Utah has allocated vaccines to healthcare personnel, long-term care facility residents and workers, first responders, K-12 teachers and school staff, and senior citizens.

Local health departments are primarily responsible for adminstering COVID-19 vaccine in Utah while supplies are limited. If you are over the age of 65, or if you have a qualifying underlying medical condition, visit the Salt Lake County Health Department website to sign up for an appointment to recieve the vaccine.

COVID-19 Testing Locations

COVID-19 Public Health Regulations

January 7th 2022 Salt Lake County Mask Order
December 3, 2020 State of Utah Updated Quarantine and Isolation Requirements
November 8th State of Utah Order Applying Mask Mandate, Limiting Social Gatherings
October 14 State of Utah Health Guidance Levels
October 14 State of Utah Public Health Order
6-26-2020 Salt Lake County Health Department Mask Order
Utah Leads Together Version 4.11 Yellow Phase Guidelines: updated 9/4/2020
9-24-2020 Salt Lake County Order: Implementing Yellow Phase Guidelines and Requiring Face Coverings in Public Areas Until January 5th, 2021

COVID-19 Guidance and Other Information

Salt Lake County Health Department COVID-19 Website
State of Utah COVID-19 Website
State of Utah – Business Manual & Workplace Resources 

SLCO Health Department Prevention for Food Establishments
SLCO Health Department Tips for Restaurants
SLCO Health Department Return to Work Guidelines for Businesses

CDC – Cleaning and disinfecting guidance
CDC – Reopening guidelines on cleaning public spaces
CDC – What to do if you’re sick, including self checker

COVID-19 Business and Other Economic Assistance

Salt Lake County Small Business Impact Grant
State of Utah COVID-19 Business Loans and Grants

Town of Alta CARES Act Expense Reporting

The Town of Alta is receiving federal funding under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act through Salt Lake County. Under a contract between the Town of Alta and Salt Lake County, the Town is required to post information about the amount of funds expended and the purposes for which they are used. The following report will be updated periodically:

2020-10-31 CARES Funding_Website